Police in Tokyo said Sunday that they have arrested a man in his 60s on suspicion of destruction of public property after he threw a can of red paint over a sign in front of the Tokyo Public Prosecutor’s Office.
According to police, the incident occurred just before 1 p.m. on Saturday, Fuji TV reported. The office is located in Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda Ward.
Security camera footage showed the man throw red paint on the stone sign 検察庁 (Public Prosecutor’s Office) near the front entrance to the building. A security guard detained the man while police were summoned.
The man has so far not given any motive for his act, police said.© Japan Today